“Thank you so much for all your help with the funeral planning and the actual funeral. Everything was beautiful and could not have been more special or gone any smoother. It was comforting for our family to know that everything was going to be taken care of and that we would do my father-in-law justice with a very beautiful funeral. Thank you so much for that peace-of-mind. We could not have been more pleased with how everything turned out. You all are truly wonderful at what you do. I would never go anywhere else! (Although I’m hoping not to have to use your services for a very long time!) Thank you so much for everything.”
— L. H.
Sandra G. Payne
June 26, 1939 - February 15, 2012
Sandra “Sandy” Payne, age 72 of Plainfield, IL, at rest Wednesday, February 15, 2012 at Provena St. Joseph Medical Center, Joliet, IL. Born June 26, 1939 in Ashland, KY, the daughter of the late Alfred and Martha Johnson. Beloved wife of the late Richard “Dick” Payne, loving mother of Dana Payne, Chris (Martha) Payne, Jill (Gordon) Wiitanen and the late Richard B. Payne, cherished grandmother of Diana and Lara Payne and Sarah, Emily and Amy Wiitanen dear sister of Ronald (Joyce) Johnson, Alfred (Helen) Johnson, Janet (Jack) Marushi, JoyBelle (James) McGehee, the late Bernice Lewis and the late Joan Holmes. Sandy will be remembered for being a very loving wife, mother, grandmother and sister. In lieu of flowers, memorials in memory of Sandy to the American Diabetes Association, 30 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 2015, Chicago, IL 60674. Visitation Tuesday, February 21, 2012 from 10:00 – 12:00 noon with a funeral service to follow at noon. Interment at the Plainfield Township Cemetery, Plainfield, IL. Arrangements by Overman-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 15219 S. Joliet Road, Plainfield, IL 60544